Portofino Beach Inn
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- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... bottle of wine. He'd been on the road for over twelve months, biking and hiking his way round the US. A retired university researcher, his end date was still unknown but he was planning to be on the road and along trail for at least another six months. The evening ended with borrowing some gas for our stove and sharing a beer and stories around the fire with a San Diego couple who were on a Thanksgiving ride down the coast - a very pleasant end to our hiker-biker ...
... the artisans village and watched glass blowing, looked at pottery, jewellery, drawings etc.
At one point we watched a street performer get out of a belt/chain device and then a straight jacket. He was a great performer and made lots of jokes as he built up the trick. Quite a large crowd gathered. He didn't have a hat in evidence but before he released himself from the straight jacket he told us that he was going to pass the ...
... missions. We deduced this, probably incorrectly, from the signs describing the Jesuit and Dominican priests who came to California.
We will cut the suspense and tell you first what happened with the cop! We drove into Encinitas looking for a place to have lunch. We pulled off to a turnout near the beach where we kept the car running next to a red stripe on the curb. Since it had a no parking sign and we were standing, we thought ...
... of the zoo so got us in the free - he's the guy to know. After a few hours there getting pretty sunburnt we headed back to the hostel for a post sun nap. In the evening we went out for steak as it was our last night. We based our choice of food and drink on amusing names. So we ended up at the Strip Club steakhouse drinking Little Black Dress wine. After eating all the food in the world (but still leaving a good amount on the ...
... many stop and starts along the highway and heated debates. We decided to hell with Phoenix let's get to the coast! We hit a creepy trader store which carries bison scrotum bags an badger faces, bought blankets and hit the trail to Jerome, a semi-ghost town and old copper mill. We didn't realize, untill we came apron Jerome, that is was on top of a tall mountain! It was awesome as we again crisscrossed our way up narrow roads to the top of the mountain where the old town ...